FGS Bayern Joins EU NAVFOR Taskforce in Indian Ocean

Commanded by Commander Andreas von Kielmansegg, FGS Bayern and her crew have joined the EU NAVFOR taskforce in the ...

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Indian Navy Rescues 30 Crew Members of Sinking Merchant ...

  An Indian official says that navy and coast guard helicopters and ships have rescued 30 crew members of a ...

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ThyssenKrupp Marine Denies Joint Venture Plans with ...

ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems is not planning a joint venture with the French shipyards group DCNS, nor are there any ...

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Syrian Authorities Do Not Raise Issue of Russian ...

Despite the situation in Syria, authorities of this country have not raised the issue of Russian Navy’s ...

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U.S. Navy Ships Come to Seattle for Seafair 2011

USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and USS Sampson (DDG 102) arrived in the Port of Seattle Aug. 2, for Seattle Seafair. ...

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Boats of Gibraltar Squadron Have New Home

The boats of the Gibraltar Squadron now have a new home, formally opened by Lady Johns, wife of Vice Admiral Sir ...

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Russia, Finland, Estonia to Take Part in Trilateral ...

Trilateral life-saving exercise Cooperation & Security 2011 will take place on Aug 4 (if bad weather – on Aug ...

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USA: Submarine Squadron 16 Holds Change-of-Command Ceremony

Commander, Submarine Squadron (CSS) 16 held a change-of-command ceremony at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay Aug. 3. ...

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UK: Short Encounter for HMS Albion, HMS Ocean

The Royal Navy’s Flagship, HMS Albion, and its largest ship, HMS Ocean, are reunited off the coast of Libya for a ...

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Russia to Launch Bulava Salvo till End of 2011

Four tests of submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) Bulava including one salvo launch will be conducted by ...

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Russia’s Black Sea Fleet to Get New Submarines ...

  In the short term Russia’s Black Sea Fleet (BSF) will be reinforced with six Project 636 diesel ...

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USS Germantown Visits Brisbane

The forward-deployed amphibious dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42) and embarked Marines with the 31st Marine ...

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Converteam to Supply U.S. Navy with Integrated Power Systems

Power conversion specialist Converteam has been selected as the supplier of Integrated Power Systems (IPS) to the ...

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China to Hire 10.000 Workers for Construction of First ...

  After China confirmed for the first time last week that it is pursuing an aircraft carrier program, ...

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U.S. Navy May Use New Social Media

  The Navy may soon use another social media outlet alongside Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to reach sailors ...

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Japanese Naval Ships Visit Norfolk for Training ...

Three Japanese naval ships are visiting Norfolk following a training exercise with the U.S. Navy… ...

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India to Launch First Indigenous Aircraft Carrier in December

The construction of India’s first indigenous aircraft carrier (IAC) at Cochin is expected to be completed in ...

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General Dynamics Receives Submarine Contract ...

General Dynamics Electric Boat received two U.S. Navy contract modifications with a combined value of $41 million ...

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U.S. Navy Grants Permission for Housing of Two World ...

Arizona has big plans in the works to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7 ...

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U.S. Navy to Commission New Submarine USS Mississippi

The $2 billion USS Mississippi submarine will be commissioned in the Gulfport Small Craft Harbor in May, Mayor ...

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USS Samuel B. Roberts Arrives in Dar Es Salaam to ...

Guided-missile frigate, USS Samuel B. Roberts (FFG 58) arrived in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, Aug. 1, to begin its ...

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DESRON 26 Conducts U.S. Navy, Japan Maritime Self ...

Commander, Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 26 is leading a contingent of U.S. Navy ships, that are participating in a ...

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HMS Destroyer Takes Over Front-Line Duties off Libya

HMS Sutherland fires her main 4.5-inch gun as part of NATO’s Operation Unified Protector to safeguard the civilian ...

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Norfolk Naval Shipyard Returns USS Tennessee to ...

  Tuesday Norfolk Naval Shipyard returned the USS Tennessee to its homeport in Kings Bay, Ga… (wavy) ...

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UK: Merlin Helicopter Flies from HMS St Albans to ...

The Cold War may be over but Royal Navy fliers have been keeping their submarine-hunting skills fresh. A Merlin ...

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USS Cleveland to Come Home after Five-Month Deployment

USS Cleveland (LPD 7) is scheduled to return to its homeport of San Diego Aug. 4, completing a five-month ...

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Orbital Launches 25th Coyote Supersonic Sea-Skimming ...

Orbital Sciences Corporation (NYSE: ORB) recently carried out the 25th launch of its Coyote supersonic sea-skimming ...

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